Starting date: 15/04/2020 08:00:00 Ending date: 17/04/2020 20:00:00 Location: Tehran, Iran
Summary: We are looking forward to seeing you at the 21st Iranian Conference on Health Professions Education to be held on 15-17 April 2020 at the RICC (Razi International Convention Center) of Iran University of Medical Sciences.

Description: Conference Goals:
Horizons of Evolution and Innovation in Health Professions Education in the Upcoming Century

Scope of the Conference:
Innovative activities (developmental) and educational research in all stages (including continuous education), levels and fields of medical sciences in the following domains:
• Curriculum planning
• Teaching and learning
• Student assessment
• Course and faculty evaluation
• E-learning
• Management and educational leadership
• Consultation and student support
• Research in medical education

Major goals:
• Exchanging views on major challenges facing the development of
medical education nationwide
• Introducing innovative activities and educational research across the
• Getting to know new advances in medical education and international
experiences in this realm
• Enhancing the level of knowledge, attitude and skills of practitioners in
the field of medical education development at the universities/faculties
of medical sciences across the country

Who benefits from participating in this conference?
• Chancellors and vice-chancellors of education of universities and
faculties of medical sciences
• Deans and Associate Deans of education of faculties affiliated to
universities of medical sciences
• Directors of Education Development Centers of faculties affiliated to
universities of medical sciences
• All faculty members in the fields of medical sciences
• Experts and specialists in Health Professions Education
• Researchers in the field of Health Professions Education
• Masters and PhD students of Health Professions Education
• Students at various levels in the fields of Health Professions Education

Conference Official Language:
Persian (in addition to keynote speeches and symposiums which will be held in English, other events of the conference will have simultaneous translation of English)

Main Events of the Conference:
• Plenaries
• Pre- and post-conference workshops
• National Scholarship of Teaching Award Winners presentation sessions
• Symposiums
• Consultation clinics
• Short communication sessions
• Thematic poster presentations
• Round table meetings
• Debates on challenging issues in medical education

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